Explore is offering savings of up to £200pp on trips to Japan including its Shogun Trail and Walk Japan – Kumano Kodo Trail trips. To make a trip to Japan extra special, book to visit in springtime for the cherry blossoms, Japan’s most famous blooms, known as sakura.

Shogun Trail – Save £200pp

Explore takes you on a journey through Japan on its Shogun Trail trip which starts in the vibrant capital city of Tokyo. Explore Tokyo’s neon-lit streets, visit Kyoto’s serene temples and travel to site of the world’s first atomic attacks in Hiroshima and Nagasaki.  Uncover the country’s rural charm with a stay in a traditional ryokan on the beautiful island of Hirado and enjoy Japanese tea with a geisha. Prices for this 12 day trip start from £4,375, including flights, accommodation, some meals and an Explore leader. Selected departures March, April and May 2020.

Walk Japan – Kumano Kodo Trail – Save £100pp

Uncover a different side of Tokyo unseen by most visitors on Explore’s Kumano Kodo Trial trip. Walk urban trails in the capital city before hiking a section of the Nakasendo Way, a highway once travelled by samurai, itinerant merchants and pilgrims. Discover the tranquil temples of Kyoto and Nara and spend four days hiking along the Kumano Kodo, an ancient pilgrimage trail connecting Buddhist shrines on the mountainous Kii Peninsula. Prices for this 12 day trip start from £4,170, including flights, accommodation, some meals and an Explore leader. Departures May 2020.


For more information, visit: www.explore.co.uk / 01252 884 709

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